I have a lot of verticle wrinkles on my neck and loose skin due to weight loss and general skin laxity. I am interested in a neck lift and have read in this forum about one with a local anathesia. Do you recommend a board certified doctor with a lot of experience in Houston, TX?
Neck Lift in Houston
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Neck Lift for Lots of Wrinkles And Excess Skin from weight loss
If you have lots of excess skin and wrinkles in the neck area, I do not recommend a surgical intervention just under local. To properly address significant skin excess from weight loss, you will likely need a formal neck lift and treatment of your SMAS/plastymsa (the underlying muscle/strength layer below your skin). I definitely recommend you visit with a ASPS member surgeon certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Best of luck. Dr. Basu
Web reference: http://www.basuplasticsurgery.com
Facelift in Houston
There are many excellent board certified plastic surgeons in Texas. You can start by going to the ASAPS or ASPS website to locate a doctor.
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